MLB: R.A. Dickey's book reveals sex abuse In a memoir due to hit bookstores later this week, New York Mets knuckleballer R.A. Dickey discusses finding a syringe in the Texas Rangers clubhouse in 2001 as well as the sexual abuse he dealt with as a child. keepinitrealsports.tumblr.com keepinitrealsports.wordpress.com
''I think about what God's done in my life, everything I did to mess it up,'' he said. ''To finally surrender everything and pursue that relationship with Christ on a daily basis and understanding when I don't pursue it, I end up messing up. Understanding that what I'm doing and what God's allowed me to do, coming back from everything I went through and allowing me to play the game at the level I play it, it's pretty amazing to think about.''
Happy Birthday: Kevin Slowey Kevin Slowey is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Cleveland Indians of Major League Baseball. Slowey was selected by the Minnesota Twins with the 73rd pick in the 2nd round of the 2005 Major League Baseball Draft. keepinitrealsports.tumblr.com keepinitrealsports.wordpress.com
Goodbye Ichiro. You helped teach me to love the game, and though you now play for the evil empire, I will continue to root for you (not them). I wish you had retired a Mariner, but I understand that you deserve a ring. My hat is off to you. #51
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